Fisheries Enforcement: How far we’ve come!

In the past decade, angling has made huge strides against fisheries crime. With the establishment of the Voluntary Bailiff Service (VBS) and multi-agency work with police and the Environment Agency, real progress has been made, but are you doing your bit? The Angling Trust’s National Enforcement Manager Dilip Sarkar reflects on our journey so far…

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Canal lure fishing with the Freshwater team

Escaping to Somerset for a lure angling session, the Angling Trust Freshwater Team had an eventful recent trip to the Taunton to Bridgwater Canal, as Dom Garnett reports. Even for those who work in and around angling, it can be tricky to squeeze in some pleasure fishing. So when teammates John Cheyne and Alex Clegg…